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Percona Live 2017: Day Three Keynotes

 | April 27, 2017 |  Posted In: Big Data, InnoDB, MariaDB, MongoDB, MyRocks, MySQL, Percona Live, Percona Server, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona XtraDB Cluster, PMM

Percona Live Keynotes

Welcome to the third (and final) day of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, and the third (and final) set of Percona Live keynotes! The enthusiasm hasn’t waned here at Percona Live, and we had a full house on Thursday morning! Day three of the conference kicked off with three keynotes talks, and […]

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MySQL Ransomware: Open Source Database Security Part 3

and  | February 27, 2017 |  Posted In: MySQL, Security

MySQL Ransomware

This blog post examines the recent MySQL® ransomware attacks, and what open source database security best practices could have prevented them. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that there has been an uptick in ransomware for MongoDB and Elasticsearch deployments. Recently, we’re seeing the same for MySQL. Let’s look and see if this is MySQL’s […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Graphs Explained: WiredTiger and Percona Memory Engine

 | February 27, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Percona Monitoring and Management

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog, we’ll go over some useful metrics WiredTiger outputs and how we visualize them in Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM). WiredTiger is the default storage engine for MongoDB since version 3.2. The addition of this full-featured, comprehensive […]

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Webinar Thursday, January 12: Percona Software News and Roadmap Update for Q1 2017

 | January 10, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Managed Services, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Monitoring Plugins, Percona Server, Percona Software, Percona XtraBackup, Percona XtraDB Cluster, PMM, Technical Webinars

Please join Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev for a webinar on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 11 am PST/ 2 pm EST (UTC-8) for a discussion on the Percona Software News and Roadmap Update for Q1 2017. In this webinar, Peter will discuss what’s new in Percona open source software. This will include Percona Server for […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.5 is now available

 | November 29, 2016 |  Posted In: MySQL

Percona XtraBackup

Percona announces the GA release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.5 on November 29th, 2016. You can download it from our download site and from apt and yum repositories. Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered […]

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Open Source Databases at Percona Live Europe, Amsterdam

 | September 19, 2016 |  Posted In: Percona Live

Percona Live Europe

In this blog post, I’ll review some of the open source database technologies discussions at Percona Live Europe. I’ve already written about the exciting PostgreSQL and MongoDB content at Percona Live Europe in Amsterdam, and now I’m going to highlight some of our open source database content.   In the last five years, the open […]

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Webinar Thursday Sept. 15: Identifying and Solving Database Performance Issues with PMM

 | September 14, 2016 |  Posted In: MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

PMM

Please join Roman Vynar, Lead Platform Engineer on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 10 am PDT (UTC-7) for a webinar on Identifying and Solving Database Performance Issues with PMM. Database performance is the key to high-performance applications. Gaining visibility into the database is the key to improving database performance. Percona’s Monitoring and Management (PMM) provides […]

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Percona security update: oCERT and SSL improvements

 | May 18, 2015 |  Posted In: MySQL, Security

We have recently become a member of oCERT to aid in allowing responsible disclosure for Percona products and services as can be seen on their members page. We are presently working on the verbiage for the responsible disclosure program, and we are also investigating establishing a bug bounty program. In the mean time you can […]

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Open Source, the MySQL market (and TokuDB in particular)

 | May 10, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL

I was reviewing the Percona Live sponsors list the other day and pondering the potential success stories associated with this product or that one…. and as I was preparing to put more thought on the topic, a PlanetMySQL post caught my eye. It was penned by Mike Hogan and titled, “Thoughts on Xeround and Free!” […]

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